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Malcolm P. McLean

Sea-Land Service

1956 - 1969

Transportation

1950 b. 1914
male
Personal
Born-Died1914 - 2001
BirthplaceNorth Carolina (NC)
RaceWhite
FatherFarmer / Rancher
Era - 1950

McLean revolutionized the centuries-old shipping industry by developing the first safe, reliable, and cost-effective approach to transporting containerized cargo. By pioneering containerized shipping, McLean soon dominated the shipping industry becoming the largest provider in the world.